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April 14, 2013

Stony Brook, N.Y. -

Continuing its strong play over the last few weeks, the Stony Brook men's tennis team captured wins over Boston University and NJIT. Freshman Jose Morales (Bradenton, Fla.) went 2-0 at No. 3 singles and combined with sophomore Mons Knudtzon (Oslo, Norway) for a pair of doubles victories.

Morales won his match over the Terriers, 6-2, 6-2, and defeated the Highlanders' Andres Alban for a three-set victory.

Morales and Knudtzon recorded wins at No. 1 doubles, 8-3 and 8-4.

Freshman Marcelo Locatelli (Londrina, Brazil) also won both of his singles matches as he beat BU's Emilio Teran, 7-6, 6-0 and NJIT's Erik Artursson, 1-6, 6-1, 6-1.

The victories were the third straight for Stony Brook, which faces Quinnipiac on Tuesday at 1 p.m.

Stony Brook 4, Boston University 1
Doubles
1. Knudtzon/Morales (SBU) def. Friedman/Varapongsittikul (BU) 8-3
2. Locatelli/Forai (SBU) def. Kopelman/Lemire (BU) 8-6
3. Timmermann/Degani (SBU) vs. Frieder/Teran (BU) DNF (7-7)

Singles
1. Rick Timmermann (SBU) def. Josh Friedman (BU) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4
2. Chanon Varapongsittikul (BU) def. Mons Knudtzon (SBU) 6-4, 6-0
3. Jose Morales (SBU) def. Jesse Frieder (BU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Marcelo Locatelli (SBU) def. Emilio Teran (BU) 7-6, 6-0
5. Robert Forai (SBU) vs. Stefan Lemire (BU) DNF (6-2, 2-6, 2-2)
6. Vinicius Degani (SBU) vs. Eric Miller (BU) DNF (4-6, 2-5)


 

 

Stony Brook 4, NJIT 2
Doubles
1. Knudtzon/Morales (SBU) def. Norregaard/Schultz (NJIT) 8-4
2. Alban/Artursson (NJIT) def. Locatelli/Forai (SBU) 8-5
3. Fraser/Rousar (NJIT) def. Timmermann/Degani (SBU) 8-2

Singles
1. Rick Timmermann (SBU) def. Markus Schultz (NJIT) 6-2, 6-4
2. Mons Knudtzon (SBU) vs. Holger Norregaard (NJIT) DNF (6-2, 5-7, 3-4)
3. Jose Morales (SBU) def. Andres Alban (NJIT) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
4. Marcelo Locatelli (SBU) def. Erik Artursson (NJIT) 1-6, 6-1, 6-1
5. Robert Forai (SBU) def. Petr Rousar (NJIT) 5-7, 6-3, 6-3
6. Albert Fontova (SBU) vs. Fraser Croad (NJIT) 6-2, 6-1